Student Achievement

  • Degrees Awarded

    This data includes degrees awarded information that is cross-referenced with students’ demographic and academic attributes for the stated year.

    2014-15 2015-16 2016-17
     2017-18 2018-19 2019-20
  • Fall to Fall Retention Rates (Entering Freshmen)

    Fall to Fall Retention Rate (Entering Freshmen)

    The University seeks to have a freshman fall-to-fall retention rate of 75%.

    2010-11 67%
    2011-12 68%
    2012-13 63%
    2013-14 66%
    2014-15 70%
    2015-16 67%
    2016-17 72%
    2017-18 68%
    2018-19 70%

     

     

  • Pampell Online Retention Rates

     

    Pampell Online Retention

    The Pampell Online Division retention goal is 50%.

    Fiscal Year Undergraduate, ALL Graduate, ALL ALL Students
    FY18 to FY19 69.2% 89.1% 79.7%
    FY19 to FY20 66.1% 80.2% 73.4%
  • TRiO Fall to Fall Persistence

    TRiO Fall to Fall Persistence

    TRiO’s goal at HBU is to have a fall-to-fall persistence rate among its students of 77%.

    2016-17 89%
    2017-18 88%
    2018-19 95%

     

     

  • Six Year Graduation Rates (First-time, Full-time Entering Freshmen Cohort)

    Six Year Graduation Rate

    Entering Freshmen Cohort (First-Time, Full-Time)

    HBU’s goal is to have a graduation rate of 60%.

    Cohort Year Graduation
    Rate
    Total Number
    of Students
    Total Number of Students
    Graduating from HBU in
    6 Years
    2006 43% 261 113
    2007 44% 445 197
    2008 45% 554 247
    2009 33% 547 182
    2010 44% 513 226
    2011 48% 496 239
    2012 40% 514 208
    2013 44% 567 250

    Reflects IPEDS data.

  • Six Year Graduation Rates (Entering Freshmen Cohort, Full-Time & Part-Time)

     

    Six Year Graduation Rates

    Entering Freshmen Cohort (Full-Time and Part-Time)

    Provides data for students that graduated from HBU within six years (“Graduated HBU” column) and students that transferred to another 4-year university and graduated from that university (“Graduated Other 4-Year” column; source: National Student Clearinghouse).

    HBU’s goal is to have a graduation rate of 60%.

    Fall 2010 Cohort Fall 2011 Cohort Fall 2012 Cohort

    Reflects IPEDS and National Student Clearinghouse data.

  • Student Athlete Graduation Rates by Sport

    Student Athlete Graduation Rate by Sport (GSR)

    HBU will achieve academic excellence among our athletes.

    NCAA Graduation Success Rates by Sports

    2009-2012 Cohorts

    Men’s Sports HBU GSR Federal GSR
    Baseball 86% 65%
    Basketball 46% 27%
    CC/Track 84% 76%
    Football 100% Not Provided
    Golf 86% 56%
    Soccer 68% 35%
    Women’s Sports  HBU GSR Federal GSR
    Basketball 93% 69%
    CC/Track 88% 78%
    Golf 100% 50%
    Soccer 100% 72%
    Softball 95% 85%
    Volleyball 88% 44%

    Last updated February 7, 2020

  • NCAA Academic Progress Rates

    HBU Athletics Academic Progress Rate

    HBU Seeks for each team to have a single year of 1,000 or a four year average over 990.

    Academic Year Progress Rate
    2017-18 AY 984
    2018-19 AY 983.2

     

     

  • State Teacher Certification Pass Rates

     

    State Teacher Certification Pass Rate
    (Education)

    In accordance with the Texas Education Agency, HBU seeks to have an expected pass rate of 85%.

    Year
    2012-13 97%
    2013-14 98%
    2014-15 94%
    2015-16 95%
    2016-17 94%
    2017-18 89%
    2018-19 95%
    2019-20 100%

     

  • NCLEX RN

    NCLEX RN

    Per the Texas Board of Nursing, HBU seeks to maintain an NCLEX pass rate above 80%.

    Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Program

    Pass Rate – December Pass Rate – May
    2016 95% 86%
    2017 93% 89%
    2018 84% 96%

     

  • MSN Licensure Exam Pass Rates

     

    MSN Licensure Exam Pass Rates

    *Please note that HBU’s first graduating class for the MSN program was December 2019. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, no students have yet been able to take a licensure exam.

    Year Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Family Nurse Practitioner
    2019
  • HBU Graduates Enrolled in Graduate School

    HBU Undergraduate Graduating Class Enrolled in Graduate School

    Percentage of HBU Bachelor Degree recipients pursuing graduate education. These numbers include students enrolled at HBU Graduate School and graduate programs at other universities.

    HBU has a goal of having 30% of its undergraduate students pursuing graduate education within 5 years of their graduation from HBU.

    Graduating Year Years after Graduation
    1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Year  5 Year
    2011-12 15% 21% 27% 30% 34%
    2012-13 14% 20% 29% 34% 37%
    2013-14 9% 21% 27% 32% 36%
    2014-15 13% 23% 32% 36% 40%
    2015-16 14% 24% 29% 33%
    2016-17 19% 27% 32%
    2017-18 21% 26%
    2018-19 17%

    Source: National Student Clearinghouse

    Over the last five graduating classes, the following, in alphabetical order, are the top graduate and professional education programs in which our graduates enrolled.

    Business Administration Medical School (Doctor)
    Counseling Nursing
    Education Pharmacy
    Human Resources Management Psychology
    Kinesiology Theology
    Law

    Source: National Student Clearinghouse

    Last Updated: August 18, 2020

     

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